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'''Claudius Ptolemy''' (; , ''Klaúdios Ptolemaîos'' ; ; ) was a Greeks in Egypt|Greco-Roman Empire|Roman mathematician, astronomer, geographer, astrologer, and poet of a single epigram in the Greek Anthology.Select Epigrams from the Greek Anthology By John William Mackail [https://books.google.com/books?id=ACj9V58WKDUC&pg=PA291&dq=Claudius+Ptolemaeus++epigram#v=onepage&q=Claudius%20Ptolemaeus%20%20epigram&f=false Page 246] , 2007 He lived in the city of Alexandria in the Egypt (Roman province)|Roman province of Egypt, wrote in Koine Greek, and held Roman citizenship.See 'Background' section on his status as a Roman citizen The 14th-century astronomer Theodore Meliteniotes gave his birthplace as the prominent Greeks in Egypt|Greek city Ptolemais Hermiou|Ptolemais Hermiou () in the Thebaid ()....
Birth date{{circa}} AD 100{{Britannica|482098|Ptolemy}}
Birth placeEgypt (Roman province)|Egypt, Roman Empire
Death datec. AD {{death year and age|170|100}}
Death placeAlexandria, Egypt, Roman Empire
Education| occupation = {{hlist |Mathematician |Geographer |Astronomer|Astrologer}}
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